Don Tai shares their experience having explored the ever growing space of internet bots and web hacking tools. A discussion of the concepts and tools for: Internet traffic: what is bots vs humans? Bot traffic signatures: spam bots (feedback, referrer), scrapers, malicious bot examples Observing Bots and Controlling Bots: raw access log, WHOIS, htaccess Reconnaissance: NMap, Armitage, Metasploit * Working with Vulnerability databases

Location

George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre at Ryerson University

245 Church Street, Room 203 (second floor).

Schedule

  • 7:30 pm Meeting and presentation.
  • 9:00 pm After each meeting a group of GTALUGers move to the The Library/ The Imperial Pub (54 Dundas St East) for beer and more socializing.